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Reminiscence Therapy Library Kits

The Betsie Valley District Library is now offering Reminiscence Therapy Library Packs, (Summer, Autumn, Winter and Spring), each kit includes a DVD and Photo/Activity Cards for loved ones with Dementia and also for their caregivers.

The Betsie Valley District Library is now offering Reminiscence Therapy Library Packs, (Summer, Autumn, Winter and Spring), each kit includes a DVD and Photo/Activity Cards.

This new collection of materials is oriented specifically toward dementia patients. These four unique Memory Care Kits are designed to trigger special memories of life experiences and encourage interaction between patients and caregivers.

Each of the kits, contains a DVD, Photo cards and activity cards. Each kit has a different theme, including Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter.
The kits can be checked out for two weeks.

See the available Memory Care Kits and their contents below:

Spring:
DVD includes segments on Flowers, Butterflies and Moths, Birds, Animal Babies, and Bonus Video: Easter.
32 Double-sided Photo cards with the Flowers, Butterflies and Moths, Birds, Animal Babies Themes.
8 Double-sided Spring Reminiscence Activity Cards.

Summer:
DVD includes segments on A Day at the Beach, Boats, Classic Cars, Fishing, and Fruits and Vegetables.
32 Double-sided Photo cards with the A Day at the Beach, Boats,
Classic Cars, Fishing, and Fruits and Vegetables Themes.
8 Double-sided Summer Reminiscence Activity Cards.

Autumn:
DVD includes segments on Harvest, Fall Colors, Back to School and Preserving, and Autumn Mix.
32 Double-sided Photo cards with the Harvest, Fall Colors, Back to School and Preserving Themes
8 Double-sided Summer Reminiscence Activity Cards.

Winter:
DVD includes segments on Fun With Snow, In the Kitchen, Winter Wonderland, Home for the Holidays, and Winter Mix.
32 Double-sided Photo cards with the Fun With Snow, In the Kitchen, Winter Wonderland, Home for the Holidays Themes.
8 Double-sided Winter Reminiscence Activity Cards

Click on our catalog link on our website:
www.betsievalleydistrictlibrary.org and type in "Memory Kits" in the subject search field to read about the kits and to reserve your kit, or call the Library at 231-378-2716.
You can view them directly by clicking on the this direct link:



Woman Librarian standing by a display of plastic containers, photo cards, and a DVD case

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